The Canvas 4 is 8.99mm thick, encased in a sleek aluminum body which significantly amplifies signal reception. The top part of the housing is used for GPS, Wi-Fi and BT Antenna, while the bottom part of the housing is used for GSM and WCDMA.
Blow / Shake to Unlock
Tap M!Unlock to activate “Blow/Shake to unlock”. The user can additionally setup a password for added protection.
Have fun while working! User can now pin a video onto the screen while working on other applications in the background. Simply tap the video pinning icon at the bottom left of the video menu while watching a video to enable video pinning.
13 Megapixel Camera
One can click sharp high quality pictures with the 13 Megapixel Auto-Focus back camera, which comes with flash and a Sony stacked image sensor.
Connect on a personal level! A 5MP Front facing camera lets user video chat with better clarity.
HD : Capture the special moment in high definition. The Canvas 4 supports HD 1080p recording and playback. Records HD videos at 30 FPS!
Zoom in on what you want to click with a 4X optical zoom. Captures moments using Continuous Shots (up to 99 shots at a time) and captures a horizontal and vertical panorama. Right exposure at any location with High Dynamic Range photography.
Customize any picture with a tap and instantly share it on your social channels.
Photo effects include:
Black & White
The Canvas 4 can detect when the user looks away while watching a video and will automatically pause. Looking back at the screen will resume the video.
Swipe to Control
The brightness and volume of a video can be controlled from the viewing screen directly.
Vertically swipe on the left to control brightness and on the right to control volume while watching a video.
Seek the video by swiping horizontally along the status bar.
Half in Half
Do more on your Canvas 4! One can pin a pop-up browser onto the screen, while working on other applications in the background.
Launch the pop-up browser to access browser pinning.
Resize the browser to any dimension that you like.
Smile: One can enable Smart Gestures under the Settings menu.
Answer any incoming call by holding the phone close to your ear. Select “Proximity Answer Phone” under the Smart Gestures menu to activate.
If the user has any contact selected, he/she can easily call them up by holding the Canvas 4 close to ear. Select “Proximity Dial Phone” under the Smart Gestures menu to activate.
One can enable Smart Gestures under the Settings menu.
Do not disturb! Put an incoming call on silent simply by flipping the Canvas 4 over and keeping it down. Select “Upside Silent” under the Smart Gestures menu to activate.
If the user is on a call, keeping the Canvas 4 upside down will put the phone on speaker. Select “Upside Speaker” under the Smart Gestures menu to activate.
Access favourite music from one location and easily manage your collection with the “Music Library” tab.
Instantly download the songs you want from a huge collection of more than 5 Lakh songs by visiting the Online Music tab.
Make your Canvas 4 stand out with the look you want! Foneclay gives you access to multiple themes for your phone, each more zany than the next.
Integrate all your messaging requirements into one. You can send free unlimited messages to other Hike users and directly SMS those without Hike.
Select and watch your favorites from a huge collection of the latest blockbuster movies and popular TV shows. Get access to premium content for one month with the Canvas 4.
Canvas 4′s security solution:
Back-up – Keeps a secure online back-up of your phones contacts.
Anti-theft – Track down your Canvas 4 if it goes missing with the anti-theft tracker.
Anti-virus – Get much needed protection against software threats.
Beauty lies in the screen of the beholder?
Delve into the details on the 12.7 CMs (5) IPS LCD Screen with Corning Gorilla Glass screen at a display resolution of 1280*720, says the company and stresses on its viewability of high definition content from any angle without any color shift. The high sensitivity touch works under sweat/water conditions/gloves.
The Curve TP lens allow elimination of all sharp edges.
Burn some rubber
The Canvas 4 hosts the efficient 1.2 GHz Cortex A7 Quad Core processor. Get faster browsing and load the heaviest games in a second!
Get the performance of advanced 28nm process technology, delivered on the powerful MT6589 platform.
An integrated Power VR SGX 544 graphics processor lets you see visuals in crystal clear clarity.
HSPA+ data speed – 42Mbps download and 11Mbps upload
The Canvas 4 comes loaded with the fast and fluid Android Jellybean 4.2.1.
Don’t get rooted in one spot… All firmware updates to the Canvas 4 will be sent over the air directly to your phone via FOTA (Firmware Over The Air). Get the latest updates to your OS on the fly!
HSDPA – 42 Mbps
HSUPA – 11 Mbps
Band Mode – GSM 850/900/1800/1900 Mhz
UMTS 2100Mhz (3G)
The Canvas 4 comes with 16GB NAND Flash Memory ( Apps 2.12 GB, User 9.55 GB ). If your storage needs increase, you can even expand the storage up to 32 GB! Canvas 4 comes with a 1GB RAM.